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Vietnam, southern African countries share experience in developing MSMEs
Vietnam has plenty of experience in developing micro, small- and medium-sized enterprise (MSMEs) which Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries could learn from, said South African Ambassador to Vietnam Mpetjane Kgaogelo Lekgoro at a workshop in Hanoi on August 17th.
Top Chinese leader affirms desire to develop ties with Vietnam
09:27 21/08/2018
The Chinese Party, Government, and people attach great importance to and are willing to work, together with their Vietnamese counterparts, to continuously consolidate and develop relations between the two Parties and countries.
Vietnam extends condolences over former UN Secretary-General’s death
10:10 20/08/2018
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on August 19th cabled a message of condolences to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Ghanaian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Shirley Ayorkor Botchway over the death of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
First Vietnam-UK defence policy dialogue slated for late 2018
16:00 18/08/2018
Vietnam and the UK have agreed to set up a mechanism of defence policy dialogue at the deputy ministerial level, with the first event expected to take place later this year.
VFF Vice President receives Lao Buddhist official
15:57 18/08/2018
Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Ngo Sach Thuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 17th for Permanent Vice President of the Lao Buddhist Fellowship Organisation, Most Venerable Veth Masenay.
Diplomatic sector to focus on serving development: Deputy Foreign Minister
11:49 18/08/2018
The diplomatic sector is focusing on serving development, Standing Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son told the press after the conclusion of the 30th Diplomatic Conference on August 17th.
30th Diplomatic Conference wraps up
10:50 18/08/2018
The 30th Diplomatic Conference concluded in Hanoi on August 17th after five days of sitting.
Condolences extended to Italy over Genoa bridge collapse
10:09 16/08/2018
President Tran Dai Quang on August 15th cabled a message of condolences to his Italian counterpart Sergio Mattarella over the Morandi Bridge collapse, which occurred in the northern city of Genoa a day earlier.
NA leader receives UNDP, UNICEF representatives
09:46 16/08/2018
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 15th for Kamal Malhotra, UN Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s Resident Representative; and Youssouf Adbel-Jelil, the UN Children Fund’s (UNICEF)’s Representative for Vietnam.
18th Vietnam - China youth friendship meeting opens
11:22 15/08/2018
The 18th Vietnam - China youth friendship meeting officially kicked off in Hanoi on August 14th.